Causes of Decline and Potential for Recovery of Atlantic Cod Populations

@inproceedings{Hilborn2009CausesOD,
  title={Causes of Decline and Potential for Recovery of Atlantic Cod Populations},
  author={Ray Hilborn and Emilie Litzinger},
  year={2009}
}
The large declines in abundance and failure to recover in many Atlantic cod populations has been the subject of numerous papers and the continued low abundance of several Canadian cod populations has become an icon for failed fisheries management. It has been argued that many stocks failed to recover after declines, despite reduced fishing pressure. A range of complex mechanisms have been invoked to explain failure to recover, including decreased age-atmaturity, vulnerability to by-catch… CONTINUE READING

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